Fun Facts


First Missouri Lottery Millionaire

Johnnie Magerl (now deceased)
Kansas City, Kan.
Feb. 13, 1986
Jackpot Wheel Spin


Largest Missouri Lottery Prize

Cindy and Mark Hill
Dearborn, MO
Nov. 28, 2012
$293.75 million


Youngest Missouri Lottery Millionaire

Justin Glidewell
Jefferson City, MO
Age 18 when he won in December 2006
$50,000 a year for life ($1.5 million guaranteed)
"Lifetime Riches"


Oldest Missouri Lottery Millionaire

Omer Williamson (now deceased)
Fulton, MO
Age 85 years, 187 days old when he won in January 1992
$3.5 million
Missouri Lotto


Largest Jackpot Wheel Spin Prize

Jean Winters
St. Louis, MO
March 12, 1987
$8.1 million


Winner to Go the Longest Without Claiming

Gwendolyn Rackley
Lotto winner from drawing on Aug. 1, 1998
Claimed on May 11, 1999 -
(Nine months and 11 days after the draw)


First Lotto Winner

Ronald & Mary Ann Brinker
Pacific, MO
Oct. 18, 1986


Jackpot Shared With the Most People

Independence Power & Light Department
May 23, 1998
$10 million jackpot/$5.4 cash option
Split among 44 employees


First Powerball Jackpot Won in Missouri

Ruth House
St. Ann, MO
Dec. 23, 1992
$5.2 million


Largest Lotto Prize Won

Phillip and Margaret McClurg
St. Louis, MO
June 10, 2000
$19 million jackpot
($9.5 million cash)


First Mega Millions Jackpot Won in Missouri

Raul Ahumada
Noel, MO
July 31, 2015
$25 million


Largest Powerball Prize Won in Missouri

Cindy and Mark Hill
Dearborn, MO
Nov. 28, 2012
$293.75 million


Expired $1 Million+ Tickets

$1.7 million Lotto
Drawing from Feb. 20, 1999
Sold at Git-N-Go
2808 S. Campbell in Springfield

$1 million Powerball Match 5 prize
Drawing from April 11, 2015
Sold at Kum & Go
16140 Highway 59 in Neosho


Largest Mega Millions Prize Won in Missouri

Hira Singh
Shawnee, KS
March 12, 2019
$50 million



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